The Church has been at the forefront in caring for people with HIV, but has shied away from confronting stigma and discrimination.
Mark Nunn works at Christian Aid’s HIV and AIDS unit. He is co-author of ‘God’s Children are Dying of Aids: Interfaith Dialogue and HIV’ and ‘Still No Excuses: Orphans and Vulnerable Children and HIV/AIDS’. Winnie Sseruma is an HIV researcher and activist, and Chair of the African HIV Policy Network. Born in the UK, she grew up in Uganda and studied in the US. Winnie has been living with HIV since November 1988.